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José Cojuangco (Co Yu Hwan)

Chinese: 许玉寰, Chinese: 許玉寰
Also Known As: "Instik Jose", "Co Yu Hwan", "El Chino", "Intsik Jose", "Ingkong Jose"
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Birthplace: Hongjian, Jiaomei, Longhai, Zhangzhou, Fujian, China
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Son of Martín Co and Unknown Chinese wife of Martín Co
Husband of Antera de la Cruz Estrella
Father of Ysidra Estrella Cojuangco; Melencio Estrella Cojuangco and Trinidad Estrella Cojuangco
Brother of 許瑞益

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About José Cojuangco

Co Yu Hwan and his extended family arrived in the Philippines from Hong Chian, Tong-An in 1861. Soon after his arrival in Manila, he became a Christian and was baptised José Cojuangco. With his family settled in Malolos, Jose traveled as a maestro carpentero. In 1896, after working on the church in Paniqui, Tarlac, he chose to move his wife and children to the town, where he invested his earnings in rice and sugar mills.

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José Cojuangco's Timeline

1842
March 19, 1842
Binondo Church, Binondo, Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
1867
May 15, 1867
Malolos, Bulacan, Central Luzon, Philippines
1871
May 21, 1871
Malolos, Bulacan, Central Luzon, Philippines
1877
May 12, 1877
Malolos, Bulacan, Central Luzon, Philippines
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Hongjian, Jiaomei, Longhai, Zhangzhou, Fujian, China
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